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This is Why a Villa Vacation is Practical Luxury

Travelers have a ton of options for different styles of lodging. You can stay in everything from an all-inclusive resort to a simple yurt. Each type of accommodation has its advocates, but have you ever ..

7 Once in a Lifetime Things to Do in Iceland

Iceland is a rugged land of fire and ice, with over 200 volcanoes and scores of glaciers, desolate lava fields, and towering icecaps. It is a land full of contrasts and if it isn’t already ..

Where is Croatia and Why Should You Visit?

How up are you on your geography? According to Google, one of the top searches for 2018 was “Where is Croatia?” Undoubtedly, that question is asked frequently because Croatia is a trending travel destination but ..

These Are the Best Honeymoon Destinations For 2019

At the beginning of every new year, love is in the air at Covington. That’s because December is the most popular month for engagements in the United States, and all those newly betrothed couples start ..

This is Why You Should Direct Travelers to Book with Covington

Executives responsible for the management of their company’s corporate travel program usually do so from two primary perspectives: The financial perspective includes ensuring that travel and meeting costs stay within budget and that when employees ..

The Best Things to See and Do in Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia is one of the world’s most attractive, cosmopolitan, and multicultural cities. The population is an eclectic mix of cultures drawn from 200 different ethnic backgrounds. The city enjoys a spectacular harbor setting, international ..

These are the 5 Top Emerging Destinations for 2019

Each year, the luxury travel network Virtuoso surveys its global membership of travel advisors about trends and expectations in bespoke and experiential travel. Covington vacation advisors, along with network colleagues from 50 countries, participate by ..

13 Ways to Fill Your New Year with Experiences, not Things

There’s been a subtle, but sizable shift in what people want from their vacation over the last several years. It seems that that just getting our passport stamped doesn’t really satisfy the dreams underlying the ..

Special Considerations for Traveling with Seniors You Need to Know

My parents were the ones to initially ignite the love of travel in me. As I passed it on to my own kids, I came to understand that my parents had a dual motivation. They ..

This is Why You Should Book Hotels with Covington

If you belong to a hotel frequent guest program, you’re likely receiving lots of “book direct” messages from them. Hotel chains encourage travelers to bypass their company’s preferred booking channel – usually a travel management ..